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The black book series: Acropolis Views

Well done, you made it to Athens! Now the next question is: where do I soak up the best views of the Acropolis? Nothing to be ashamed of here. Us Athenians quite frequently ask ourselves the same question. Plus if I had a penny for every time one of my non-Greek friends comes and ask for tips, well - I would still be doing this because I love it!

To save you from all kinds of instant messages, here's a compilation of 10 addresses where dining and wining hits another level due to the stunning Acropolis vista. Let's check in!

The black book series_ Acropolis Views

1 ACROPOLIS MUSEUM

Cafe & Restaurant (The Acropolis Museum, Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, tel. 2109000915, www.theacropolismuseum.gr)

Metro Station: Acropoli

2 HYTRA

Fine dining restaurant & Bar (Stegi, Onassis Cultural Center, Syngrou Ave. 107-109, tel 2177071118, Neos Kosmos)

Metro Station: Syngrou-Fix

3 COULEUR LOCALE

Restaurant & Bar (Normanou 3. tel. 2167004917, www.couleurlocaleathens.com

Metro Station: Monastiraki

4 SENSE FINE DINING

Fine dining restaurant ( Athens Was Hotel, Dionysiou Areopagitou 5, tel. 2109200240, www.athenswas.gr )

Metro Station: Acropoli

5 DINNER IN THE SKY

Restaurant ( Iakchou & Voutadon, Gazi, tel. 6945396509, www.dinnerinthesky.gr)

Metro Station: Keramikos

6 PREMIÉRE

Fine dining restaurant ( Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel, Syngrou Ave. 89-93, tel. 2109206000, www.athenaeumintercontinentalathens.com)

Metro Station: Neos Kosmos

7 THE ZILLERS

Restaurant & Bar (The Zillers Athens Boutique Hotel, Mitropoleos 54, tel. 2103222277, www.thezillersathenshotel.com)

Metro Station: Monastiraki

8 METROPOLIS ROOF GARDEN

Restaurant & Bar ( Electra Metropolis Athens Hotel, Mitropoleos 15, tel. 21041006200, www.electrahotels.gr/en/athens/electra-metropolis-athens/)

Metro Station: Syntagma

9 TUDOR HALL

Fine dining restaurant ( King George Hotel, Vassileos Georgiou A' 3, Syntagma square, tel. 2103330265, www.tudorhall.gr)

Metro Station: Syntagma

10 DIONYSOS

Restaurant ( Rovertou Galli 43, tel. 2109231936, www.dionysoszonars.gr)

Metro Station: Acropoli